Keynote Speaker


 farhan Profesor Dr. Ahmad Farhan Mohd Sadullah
Deputy Vice-Chancellor, Universiti Sains Malaysia  (Academic and International)
Invited Speaker
Jeremy Nelson
(Meta-data/System Librarian at Collorado Collage)
The Author of the Book: "Becoming a Lean Library: Lessons from the World of Technology
Starts-Up (2016) 

Dr.Shankar Chelliah

Currently affiliates with Universiti Sains Malaysia (USM). Prior becoming academician, he has fifteen years of corporate experiences by holding various positions in blue chip companies such as Motorola and Intel. Dr.Shankar Chelliah has published more than 100 publications in text books, chapter in books, high impact journals (SCOPUS/ISI), and both international and local conference proceedings.

Dr Khasiah  Dr. Khasiah Zakaria

Bachelor in Library Science and Degree in Mass Communication majoring in Public Relations, MSc. in Information Management, and just completed her PhD in Information Management. She has involved in research projects in subjects as diverse as crowdsourcing and cloud computing: outsourcing and back sourcing: alternatives of e-government services in 2013 to sub-subjects in librarianship with her supervisors Prof Dr. Norliya Ahmad Kassim since 2006. She has coauthored book chapters published in 2012, research with grant, and two projects with UiTM Vice Chancellor Special Project (No 56: Increasing the number of Scholarly Writers) chaired by Prof Dr. Szarina Abdullah (2010).

Yan Ru Guo Yan

Ru Guo is currently a consultant in iGroup, where she actively looks out for new technologies and solutions in the academic research and publishing field, to expand business growth. Her previous working experience as a librarian inspired her to study the use of digital games to promote information literacy in her doctoral research, which she recently completed at the Wee Kim Wee School of Communication and Information at Nanyang Technological University in Singapore.

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Dr. Han-wen Chang

As Senior Consultant at iGroup, Dr. Han-wen Chang is the main contact primarily responsible for data analysis and customized information services for customers in Asia Pacific. These include academic institutions, research institutes, and R&D departments in private sector.

Dr. Chang holds a doctorate degree from the Institute of Library & Information Science at National Taiwan University. Her research interests include scientific literatures, scholarly communication, and bibliometrics.